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2013 Land Report 100: Broadbent Family

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No. 56 Broadbent Family 170,000 acres The Broadbents found success in raising sheep — Rambouillet, in particular — and over the years have added cattle and horses to their ranches in California, Utah, and Wyoming. Today the family’s operations have

Posted in California, Cattle, Energy, Equestrian, Feature, Field Reporters, Hunting, Pacific, Timber, Utah, West, Wyoming

2013 Land Report 100: East Wildlife Foundation

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No. 44 East Wildlife Foundation 215,000 acres Robert East was a great-grandson of Captain Richard King, founder of Texas’s King Ranch (see No. 7 King Ranch Heirs). East funded the nonprofit East Wildlife Foundation to enhance compatibility between livestock and

Posted in Cattle, Feature, Field Reporters, Southwest, Texas

USDA’s Agriculture Census Shows Big Bump In Farming Revenues

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Final results from the federal government’s 2012 Census of Agriculture are still being tallied, but preliminary numbers show a vital and growing farm economy. Some of the more notable preliminary findings include a 33 percent increase in the value of

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Farming, Feature, Field Reporters, Regional News, States

The Land Report Spring 2014

The Land Report Spring 2014

2013 was a year of superlatives: billion-dollar acquisitions, record-setting prices, and landmark sales. And behind the best of these deals one finds the stories of passionate landowners, men and women and families who went to extraordinary lengths to assemble, to

Posted in Agriculture, Auctions, Back Issues, Cattle, Conservation, Dogs, Farming, Great Plains, Hunting, Public Land, Recreation, South, Timber, West

Land Report 100er: Stefan Soloviev

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This New York City-based entrepreneur first developed an interest in agriculture through commodity trading of grains. “That’s how I got away from sitting at a desk to being out in the West,” he says. With landholdings currently totaling 141,700 acres,

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Colorado, Energy, Feature, Great Plains, Kansas, Nancy Myers, New Mexico, Southwest, Texas, West

2013 Land Report 100: Paul Fireman

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No. 37 Paul Fireman 247,000 acres The former chairman and CEO of Reebok and current chairman of Fireman Capital Partners, Fireman owns one of the largest ranching operations in the Western U.S. The Winecup-Gamble Ranch in Nevada has permitted grazing

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Posted in Cattle, Feature, Field Reporters, Hunting, Nevada, West

2013 Land Report 100: Malone Mitchell 3rd

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No. 20 Malone Mitchell 3rd 384,000 acres The energy and drilling-ops entrepreneur started acquiring U.S. oil and gas properties decades ago. In the 1990s he bought up several ranches in the Big Bend area of Far West Texas and stitched

Posted in Cattle, Feature, Field Reporters, Hunting, Southwest, Texas

2013 Land Report 100: Briscoe Family

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No. 13 Briscoe Family 560,000 acres The Briscoe family maintains its headquarters outside Uvalde with ranches spread across nine Texas counties. Cattle rancher Dolph Briscoe Sr. first fueled the family’s passion for land. His son, two-term Texas governor Dolph Briscoe

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Posted in Cattle, Feature, Field Reporters, Southwest, Texas

Land Report Top 10: Great Western Ranch

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Stretching 53 miles east to west and 26 miles north to south, New Mexico’s Great Western Ranch is one of the largest single landholdings available in the United States today. As a true, four-season ranch spanning 457 miles, this ranch

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Posted in Cattle, Feature, Field Reporters, Hunting, New Mexico, Southwest

Equestrian Roundup: Montana’s OW Ranch

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In 1864, a gold rush town on Grasshopper Creek was hastily crowned the first capital of the Montana Territory. Called Bannack, its reign as first city quickly came to an end when the gold played out. Not 100 miles west,

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Posted in Cattle, Equestrian, Feature, Field Reporters, Montana, West

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